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Health in connection with takotsubo syndrome. Experiences, symptoms and utilization of health care


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Title: Health in connection with takotsubo syndrome. Experiences, symptoms and utilization of health care
Authors: Wallström, Sara
E-mail: sara.wallstrom@gu.se
Issue Date: 5-Dec-2016
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Health and Care Sciences
Parts of work: I. Wallström S, Ulin K, Määttä S, Omerovic E, Ekman I. Impact of long-term stress in Takotsubo syndrome: Experience of patients. Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 2016;15(7):522–528.
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II. Wallström S, Ulin K, Omerovic E, Ekman I. Symptoms in patients with takotsubo syndrome: a qualitative interview study. BMJ Open 2016;6:e011820.
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III. Wallström S, Ulin K, Omerovic E, Ekman I. Self-reported symptoms 8 weeks after discharge: A comparison of takotsubo syndrome and myocardial infarction. Int J Cardiol. 224 (2016) 348-352.
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IV. Wallström, S. Ekman, I. Omerovic, E. Ulin, K. Gyllensten, H. Health care utilization, costs, and quality of life after takotsubo syndrome. Submitted
Date of Defence: 2017-01-13
Disputation: Fredagen den 13 januari 2017, kl 9.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Health Care Sciences)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: takotsubo syndrome
health
symptoms
health related quality of life
patent reported outcome measurement
person-centered care
cost of illness
Abstract: Health is subjective, involves the whole person and cannot be determined by others. It is not merely the absence of disease and illness but a resource in life. Takotsubo syndrome (TS) is a form of acute, reversible heart failure that primarily affects post-menopausal women. The complete pathological mechanisms are unknown but connections to acute stress, for example accidents, public speaking or death of a close one, have been made. The overall aim of the thesis was to build an understanding o... more
ISBN: 978-91-629-0027-4 (print)
978-91-629-0028-1 (pdf)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/48659
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